Masterpiece stork scissors/tongs

Masterpiece stork scissors/tongs

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Offered by Bruil & Brandsma



Masterpiece stork scissors/tongs Masterpiece stork scissors/tongs

Stork scissors/tongs were placed on a mantelpiece to indicate when a lady was pregnant. After giving birth, the lady could remove a diaper of her child neatly without the help of a maid. 

Origin
Southern Germany or Italy
Period
C. 1600
Material
Boxwood
Reference
100-47
Sizes
14 cm

Offered by

Bruil & Brandsma

Nieuwe Spiegelstraat 68
1017 DH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0)20 4207359
http://www.bb-art.com

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